Ben Herring

Ben Herring

POS. C
HT. 5-11
WT. 210
CL. So.
B/T R/R
HOMETOWN Hopkins, S.C.
HIGH SCHOOL Dreher HS
MAJOR International Business

2016-17

2017 CoSIDA Baseball Academic All-America second team...All SAC First Team...All ECAC...COSIDA Academic All-District...SAC Commissioner's Honor Roll...National Collegiate Baseball Writers of America All-Region Honorable Mention

Appeared in 43 games with 35 starts...Recorded a batting average of .362...Led the team in home runs (3)...Ranked third on the team in RBI (40)...Finished the season with 50 hits, 25 runs and 11 doubles.

Prior to Newberry

At Dreher High School

Played four years at Dreher HS for head coach Pete Guyton... two-time All-Region selection... Diamond Prospects All-State and All-Academic... South Carolina Baseball Coaches' Association All-State and North/South Select team... High School Sports Report All-State... 

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Personal
Son of William and Tammy Herring... favorite movie is Remember the Titans... enjoys the book The Catcher in the Rye... likes the T.V. show Friends and the band Dispatch... favorite subject is history... career ambition is to become a marketing analyst... favorite athlete is Yadier Molina... enjoys watching college football... hobbies include writing and listening to music... favorite quote is "Try not to be a success, but rather be of value" -Albert Einstein... favorite foods are steak and crablegs... best athletic moment was being selected to the North Carolina/South Carolina Select baseball game at the conclusion of his high school career.